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when lawerence artis went to sleep saturday - he didn't expect the early morning wake up call 6 lawrence artis: i heard something go "pap, pap, pap, pap" then you heard something go (in audible) then later you heard screeching i come out of my house and theres a car near the end of my block 15 artis asked fox5 to hide his identity but said last night's deadly drive by was the worst thing he's seen in his four years living along decatur. 8 abby: how many gun shots did you hear? lawrence artis: i would say maybe the first round could have been six to seven and then the second one i couldnt count.. because that was more automatic.9 abby theodros stand up: police say the victims were travelling southbound on decatur thats when the suspect confronted them firing several rounds into their car near hayes place. the suspect then sped off. the victims came to a rest here on ever green.12 police say a woman was found dead in that car. and another victim was taken to umc for treatment. 6
police were dragging the passenger dude out of the car and putting him in an ambulance 4 the shooter is believed to have been in a dark colored car when the shots were fired but not much else is known about the supsectf or what prompted the fatal gun shots. 10 no arrests have been made and police are still in the early phases of their investigation. they say havent ruled out road rage or whether or not the suspect and victims knew one another. and coming up at 10:30... a suspect is still on the run after an argument at a party turns deadly. officers responded to a shooting at an apartment complex around 8-30 last night near owens and h street. police say two men were found with gunshot wounds. both were taken to u-m-c. one of them died... and the other was treated for his injuries. police say the victims and suspect got into a fight at a party when shots were fired. the gunman took off before officers got there. police have not
motive was. anyone with information about this shooting should call police or crimestoppers at 7-0-2-3-8-5-55-55. it's been a busy weekend for several fire departments around the valley. seven people including children will have to stay somewhere else after their home caught on fire. the henderson fire department responded around 6-30 last night near sunset and boulder highway. crews were able to keep the flames from spreading outside the garage. two adults and five children were able to escape smoke detectors. firefighters say a pet rabbit died from smoke inhalation. cross is helping the family. the cause of the fire was an electrical problem in the garage.. the estimated cost of damage is around 90- thousand dollars. from two departments fight an apartment fire. flames could be seen around ten vegas valley and parkway. crews from clark department and rescue were able to put it out in 25 minutes. no one was hurt. this is the second fire at this
past few months. the cause of the fire has not been released. another fire happened just after midnight near valley view and alta. las vegas fire and rescue says it started in a storage area outside the house. the homeowner tried to put it out with a garden hose. crews say it spread from the outside of the home to the attic. firefighters were able to control it in ten minutes. no one was hurt. the american red cross is helping one person. the cause has not been determined. (ad lib) les is here with his first look at weather. the high cloud that moved into las vegas sunday is the upper level disturbances. there isn't enough energy to trigger anything
temperatures the week ahead will remain well above normal. by thursday moves across nevada and will bring some breezy conditions. the long range forecast suggest temperatures remaining above weekend when las vegas. vegas sunday is the result of a series of upper level disturbances. there isn't enough energy to trigger anything in the way of drizzle in our area. daytime temperatures the week ahead will remain well above normal. by thursday a shortwave trough moves across nevada and will bring some breezy conditions. the
temperatures remaining above normal into next weekend when nascar returns to las vegas. how long would it take you to climb the stairs of the stratosphere tower? it took this man seven minutes and 22 seconds! this is 44-year-old sproule love from new york. he is this year's winner of "scale the strat". sproule also won last year with the same exact time. more than 600 climbers took part in the extreme stair climb. the stratosphere tower is 108 floors with more than 14-hundreds steps! it's the highest building west of mississippi river. the event benefits the american lung state. it was a record- year of climbers more than 215- has been donated. if you build it... they will come. hundreds of tech enthusiasts in the valley show off their inventions.
"nats of machines moving with hand" r-2 d-2 making an appearance along with other it's part of the "las vegas mini henderson convention the latest technology were on display. organizers hope the community share their creations. maker faire is make stuff. youll see commercial stuff as well, but people experimenting with stuff. more interesting are the more hackery things just thrown together. you see that throughout the fair." the fair also had a kid's area with hands-on learning like how to fly a drone. the "dark domain" also showcases l-e-d robots that follow hand movements. and the oscar goes to... who walked away with the gold tonight at the academy awards... plus what those who didn't win got in their unofficial oscar gift bag.
back here in the valley. who was crowned mrs. nevada- america tonight... and where they'll represent the silver state for mrs. america. plus -- did a burglar forget what he was doing? where a person is breaking into homes while people are asleep... but what they're doing inside instead of stealing. your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next you're watching fox5 news at 10. local las vegas.
news at ten. local las vegas. it's hollywood's biggest night... the 88-th annual academy awards honoring the best in the movie industry. leonardo dicaprio wins his first oscar for survival epic "the revenant". the actor received a standing ovation. he's been nominated five times for acting oscars -- dating back to 19-93's "what's eating gilbert grape". plus -- another oscar awarded to "the revenant". the director of the film -- alejandro inarritu -- won for directing... he's a back-to- back oscar winner in that category. last year -- he took home three oscars including best picture and writing for "birdman". alicia vikander wins an oscar for
girl. the first-time nominee plays the wife of an artist who realizes he is transgender. the actress thanked her acting partner eddie redmayne. mark rylance grabbed the gold for his supporting role as a russian operative in "bridge of spies". he was a first time nominee. his role involves a high-stakes prisoner exchange during the cold war between the united states and soviet union. he thanked director steven spielberg and co- star tom hanks in his acceptance speech. emotions running high on oscar night. "inside out" took home the academy award for best animated feature film. the disney-pixar follows emotions of young girl after moving to a new town. this is the seventh win for disney- pixar studios in this category. oscar nominees who didn't win still walked away with a fancy prize. this year's "unofficial" oscars goodie bags were worth 200-thousand dollars! some of the most
thousand... ten day... and all expenses paid trip to israel... along with a 15-day private walking tour of japan. it also has a 19- hundred dollar "vampire breast lift"... 900 dollar toilet paper dispenser... and 300 dollar personalized m- and-m's. mrs. summerlin is crowned mrs. nevada tonight. "nats of them announcing the winner" the mrs. nevada- america pageant happening at the suncoast. this year's winner is lauren cahlan. dozens of women took the stage competing in swimsuit... evening gown... and on- stage interviews. chris phillips of "zowie bowie" emceed for the evening... along with former winner angie phillips. the competition is the preliminary pageant to mrs.
"i'm really looking most forward to getting out in the community, furthering my work with the shade tree but also all of the other wonderful organizations that we have here. it's a lot of hard work but a lot of fun and i'm so proud to wear this crown and i want to make our whole state proud. " the winner will represent the silver state at the mrs. america pageant. it takes place this august at the westgate las vegas. now fox5 weather 24/7 with les krifaton the high cloud that moved into las vegas sunday is the result of a series of upper level disturbances. there isn't enough energy to trigger anything in the way of
vegas sunday is the result of a series of upper level disturbances. there isn't enough energy to trigger anything in the way of drizzle in our area. daytime temperatures the week ahead will remain well above normal. by thursday a shortwave trough moves across nevada and will bring some breezy conditions. the long range forecast suggest
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before "super tuesday" -- where more than a dozen states and territories will hold primaries. fox's mike emanuel shows us what the frontrunners from both parties had to say on the campaign trail. on the day g-o-p frontrunner donald trump received his first senate endorsement by alabama's jeff sessions.. the billionaire candidate -- now getting criticism for his response after former k-k-k leader david duke voiced support for trump. trump says: "honestly, i don't know david duke. i don't believe i've ever met him. i'm pretty sure i didn't meet him and i just don't know anything about him." trump later tweeted about duke saying quote " i disavow"... and back in two- thousand trump did mention duke's name in a new york times op-ed he wrote calling duke part of the - quote - "fringe element." but, critics say trump has not strongly denounced duke. rubio: "we can not be a party that nominates someone who refuses to condemn white supremacists" meantime, candidates in both parties are now focused on this week's "super tuesday" contests. cruz says: "there is
donald steamrolls through super tuesday, wins everywhere with big margins, that he may well be unstoppable. i don't think that'll happen." rubio says: "i believe a first-rate con artist is on the verge of taking over the party of lincoln and reagan" trump says: "i call him little marco" trump says: "he's very nasty guy. so is ted cruz, by the way." trump says: "they're establishment guys. and as far as, you know, the con man, it was very insulting, because you know my career. i built an unbelievable company." on the democratic side...hillary clinton now attacking g-o-p candidates and largely ignoring rival bernie sanders. clinton says: "america has never stopped being great, our task is to make america whole" clinton beat sanders by some fifty points in south carolina saturday. sanders says: "i think we got a real shot at minnesota. i think we got a shot at colorado, oklahoma, massachusetts and vermont so we're looking to the future, not looking back." the latest polls show clinton and trump with the "super tuesday" lead. trump does trail cruz in texas --
and speaking of trump -- a massive rally in alabama for the republican frontrunner. trump says he's had the biggest crowd of the political season by far. in a tweet -- he posted "thank you alabama... 32- thousand supporters tonight". up next- tragedy in virginia.. a police officer killed- on her first day on the job.. who pulled the trigger... and why. closed captioning will resume shortly plus -- bizarre break-ins.. some burglars are breaking into homes while the owners sleep.. but they're not taking anything.. what police say they're doing instead... your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next
local las vegas. this is fox5 news at 10. local. las vegas. police are searching for answers after a woman was shot to death... and another person was injured in a drive-by. fox5's abby theodros joins us live near decatur and alta -- where this happened. abby? police say this all happened on decatur near hayes street then ended on ever green. lots of unanswered questioned tonight but neighbors say this isn't the first time something like this has happened. a neighbor i spoke with said back in november the person who delivers her newspaper was shot during a delivery along decatur near alta drive. she says while these situations are disturbing she's learned to take them in stride it's a good neighborhood. no matter what neighborhood you're in something happens whether it's break-ins or whatever we don't even bat an eyelash tonight we knocked on a lot of doors hoping to get some
people said they were asleep when the shooting happened around 2 in the morning. police are still investigating but what we know now is that a suspect approached the victims car near hayes place and fired several rounds into the car. the suspect then left the scene in a dark colored car. the victims came to a rest a few short blocks away on evergreen. we still don't know what prompted the shooting. police are looking into whether or not the victims new the gunman. anyone with information about this shooting should call police or crimestoppers. to national headlines now... a virginia police officer is dead after her first day on the job. police say she was shot and killed during a domestic disturbance call. fox's kristin fisher reports on the latest in the investigation. the shooter's been identified as staff sergeant ronald hamilton. 32-years-old. he was assigned to the pentagon. and now -- he's
marine veteran who was working her very first shift as a police officer. 28-year-old ashley gwin-den had just been sworn in on friday. the prince william county police deparment posted this picture with the caption... "welcome officers steven kendall & ashley gwin-den who were sworn in today & begin their shifts this weekend. be safe!" less than 24- hours-later... officer gwin-den was dead. "she was not only driven and passionate, but exceedingly intelligent. she struck us that way as we interviewed her, prior to hiring and rehiring her, it's always the type of officer we are seeking, that type of passion and intelligence." officer gwin-den -- and two other officers -- were responding to a call about a domestic disturbance at a home in woodbridge, virginia. that's about 20 miles south of washington, d.c. police say -- when they approached the front door -- the suspect opened fire. all three officers were hit. officer gwin-den died at the hospital. the other two are still there -- recovering. as for the suspect -- staff sergeant hamilton surrernded without further incident. when officers were finally able to search his home... they found his wife -- dead. they also found the couple's 11-year-old son... scared, but not hurt.
facing several charges. including -- first degree murder of his wife... and capitol murder of a police officer. this isn't the first tragedy for officer gwin-den's family. her father -- who was in the national guard -- committed suicide after returning from iraq now this... the suspect is due in court tomorrow morning. police say the suspect is a member of the army and works at the pentagon. he's being held without bond. three middle- school students spiked their teacher's soda with red pepper flakes. now they face felony charges. it happened at a middle school in florida. police say two girls poured the pepper in their teacher's drink while another distracted her. the teacher jayne morgan suffered a shortness of breath... sore throat... and stomach pains. police say all three students did this in retaliation for a past incident. the teacher sent one of the girls to the principal's office for dumping glue into another student's backpack... and for suspicion of stealing a laptop. one of the girls told police the original plan was to vandalize the teacher's car with paint. all three girls were charged with poisoning and
the teacher releasing a statement about the incident. "i want them to have a consequence that teaches them a lesson. i did not want them to be arrested and go to jail. teachers are out there doing the best we can for students. i love my students. they broke my heart. my career won't be the same." it's an unusual burglarly case for those living in one ohio neighborhood. they say someone is breaking into their homes -- and just moving things around. fox's james jackson shows us what the burglary used in one home! nats "what's going on today?" circleville police checked on the well-being of stephanie russell today. she says someone's broken into her house three times in the past week. friday night was the latest intrusion...moving this chair by the door. russell says" "officer i'm scared. i this person's up to. into our house and kind of terrorizing us like this?" she says an into 9 homes in the
opening doors and turning on lights. surprised her the russell says: "i noticed right away in the bathroom that the toilet seat was up and no men live here and someone had urinated in the toilet with the toilet seat up." it's a similar story at pamela mitchell's. nats "that door right there, it was open" she says she occasionally finds mitchell says: "once a month. it's like cracked like this much and i'll go out in the garage and look. if i hear noises, i'll go out and look." russell says: "at nighttime i take my purse and anything like that into my room and lock the door." in the meantime, police will keep an extra eye on their street.... nats officer and russell ....hoping the problematic prowler doesn't strike again.
vegas sunday is the result of a series of upper level isn't enough energy in the way of drizzle in our area. daytime temperatures the week ahead will normal. by thursday a shortwave trough nevada and will conditions. the suggest normal into next weekend when nascar returns to las vegas. closed captioning will resume shortly hollywoods
kitten". the animal was abandoned in a salvation army donation bin in california. a worker heard her little cry for help... and called a fresno animal shelter. now the rescue that saved her hopes to find her a forever home. the kitten is getting medical care and rest at the shelter. she's already getting dozens of adoption applications! tonight -- on fox
we're just two weeks away from selection sunday. which bubble teams got a boost today? plus... a former rebel golfer is off to a good start in 2016. we'll show you how adam scott did in today's 'honda classic.' and... with the kobalt 400 just one week away, we sit down with las vegas motor speedway's jeff motley. all that and more on fox five sports plus -- right now! fox5 sports plus, presented by these southern nevada nissan dealers welcome to fox five sports plus! i'm your host -- as always -- nick lagrange. there's plenty of ground to cover in sports tonight. but we start with college basketball. tuesday is march first. and with march -- comes the madness. coach thad matta and ohio state are a bubble team this year.
booster against iowa. in the second half -- iowa up by four. mike gesell drives baseline for the layup. hawkeyes up by six. about two minutes to play now -- buckeyes down one. kam williams -- gets the deep jumper to go,for the lead! after review, they would say it was a two, not a three. buckeyes up by one. a minute to play now -- and it's kam williams again. williams left no doubt on that one. ohio state goes up by four. now -- closing seconds -- iowa needs a two to tie. gesell pushes it, drives, and is rejected from behind! iowa wanted a foul -- but they wouldn't get it. and ohio state gets a big win over number eight iowa, 68-64. number five xavier needed to take care of business at seton hall for a shot at the big east title. in the first half -- seton hall already up by six. desi rodriguez misses, but andel delgado is there for the reverse and the foul.